Chess is a very simple model of life. Starting position, possible moves, number of squares are all given. And it is turn based. Even in its simplest form, this game provides so many opportunities...
Why life? Because from the beginning to the end chess game starts from scratch, it expands and matures. Eventually diminishes with giving pure joy to the audience and players.
Beauty is generally in simplicity, because every complexity actually consist of simple components. Understanding and love can be achived by simplification.
"What is paradise, they mention about?
Only some mansions and maidens
Give those to who desires them
I need you, only you..."